space elevator

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space elevator

n.
A hypothetical, fixed structure designed to transport people and cargo up to a platform or station in geostationary orbit above a planet or planetlike body.
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We were impressed by Lexi's talent, her sincerity, innocence and her fresh, wholesome approach as she's been catapulted up the star ladder," says Marc Rosenberg, Spokesman of WowWee USA, Inc.
I grew up artistically off-Broadway,'' he says, ``so I started doing these kinds of off-Broadway and independent films at a time when I could have been climbing some star ladder or something.
It is a fabulous opportunity for me to get onto the star ladder.
His third wife, Jasmine became Yun-Fat's business manager soon after they wed, guiding him to ever bigger pay-days as he climbed his way up Tinseltown's star ladder.
He first came to prominence with a leading role in 10 Things I Hate About You, then playing Mel Gibson's son in The Patriot pushed him even further up the star ladder.
Bakers Complete brand manager Janene Kenny said: "With some expert training and advice from Ann, we plan to help Harvey take that first step up the dog star ladder.
Rapper-turned-actor Will Smith has a very clear idea of his place on the star ladder.